cite as: F. Bi. 2008. I just got blog-mined. Intl. J. Inact., 1:55–56
I just got blog-mined
Yes, that’s right: some wag on Yahoo Canada called aefthe2nd decided to quote a link to an entry on my blog, and then conclude the opposite of what my blog actually says. Hmm… should I be flattered, that someone thinks my blog’s actually worth misrepresenting?
So, aefthe2nd writes,
In summary, I’ll quote Dr. Richard S. Lindzen, the leading climate and atmospheric science expert from MIT said, […]
…and then links to my 17 May conspiracy theory diagram. Of course, anyone who’s actually checked out that diagram — or even better, my earlier blog entry linked therefrom — will be able to conclude that Lindzen is, in fact, an idiot.
In other news
ExxonMobil’s shareholders defeated a couple of shareholder proposals aimed at making the company go green… but not before defeating Milloy’s Shareholder Proposal to End All Shareholder Proposals. Things aren’t exactly looking up for Milloy’s Grand Stonewalling Plan…
Anyway, here’s what ExxonMobil CEO-Chairman Rex Tillerson said about the other proposals:
He [Tillerson] said the company is investing in what he termed significant research into breakthroughs that increase efficiency in fossil fuels, create more advanced engines and cut emissions. […]
Tillerson added that the company’s commitment to research may not be obvious because Exxon Mobil doesn’t reveal what it is doing until something is solid.
Yeah, we understand. After all, ExxonMobil stopped funding some climate inactivist groups only recently…